Uwe Kehler

Germany

Medical and Neurosurgical Education and Positions

1978 – 1986: Medical School, Cluj-Napoca/Romania and Hamburg/Germany
1986 – 1992: Residency: Dept of Neurosurgery, Medical University Lübeck, Germany
1988: Thesis: Pilocytic Astrocytomas
1992 – 2001: Consultant, Dept of Neurosurgery, Medical University Lübeck, Germany
1994 Observership at Barrow Neurological Institute, Phoenix Arizona, USA
13.06.1996: European examination of neurosurgery
05.12.2000: PhD-Thesis „Clinical and experimental contributions to endoscopy of the cerebral ventricles“
2001 – 2005: Consultant, Dept. of Neurosurgery, Univ. Hospital Hamburg-Eppendorf, Germany
Since 2006: Professor of the Medical University Lübeck, Germany
Since 01.08.2005: Head of the Dept. of Neurosurgery, Asklepios Klinik Altona, Hamburg, Germany
Since 2014: Board Director of the International Hydrocephalus Society
Since 2018: Vice President of the International Hydrocephalus Society

Memberships

  • German Society of Neurosurgery
  • European Association of Neurological Surgeons
  • Association of German Head Physicians
  • Professional Association of German Neurosurgeons
  • International Society for Hydrocephalus

Special Medical expertise

  • Brain Tumors
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia and Hemifacial Spasm
  • Hydrocephalus and Neuroendoscopy

Languages

  • German, Englisch, Romanian, Spanish